Caryn W

New York City | 35-49 | Female
About:  I am a big theatre fan and try and see as many shows as I can afford.
Reviews (123)
53
Mary Page Marlowe
Midtown W
Confusing, Disappointing, Great acting, No point, Slow

See it if If you are a fan of the cast or fans of August onstage county

Don't see it if If you want a show with a clear point and don’t mind it jumping all over the place

Also I didn’t get the point of the play. The acting was great but I didn’t ... Read more Read less

74
Great singing, Overrated, Great music

See it if If you are a fan for Jason Robert Brown’s music and want to see a talented cast sing his songs

Don't see it if If you are expecting a story

Also I enjoy the music, the cast was amazing and Jason knows how to write g... Read more Read less

87
Great acting, Great singing, Great dancing

See it if If you want to classic theatre with amazing dancing

Don't see it if If you prefer a more mondern musical

Also The dancing is amazing. Josh Henry voice is beautiful and he does amaz... Read more Read less

100
Delightful, Epic, Fun

See it if If you love theatre and want to see great off Broadway shows get honored

Don't see it if If you don't like award shows

Also This was an amazing night. The Obie awards are the Tonys for off Broad... Read more Read less

83
Entertaining, Great staging, Great singing

See it if If you like the movie

Don't see it if If your not a fan of the movie

Also It was a entertaining show. I love all the new songs they really added... Read more Read less

95
Enchanting, Great staging, Great acting, Epic, Must see

See it if If you are a fan of Harry Potter and want to see the magic come alive

Don't see it if If you don't know anything about Harry Potter

Also All I can say is wow. The magic does not disappoint. The special effec... Read more Read less

70
During previews
Confusing, Great singing, Interesting

See it if If you want to see takes on Arabian nights stories with good singing

Don't see it if If you want a show with a linear plot and one that connects all the plots

Also It was interesting show with a good cast. Just a bit random with all t... Read more Read less

82
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great singing, Hilarious

See it if If you want to laugh and come away with a smile

Don't see it if If you are easily affended

Also If you want to laugh and see a talented cast sing there faces off go s... Read more Read less

86
Funny, Great singing, Fluffy

See it if If you are a fan of the show friends and want to laugh

Don't see it if If you have never seen friends

Also If you loved watching friends you will laugh and enjoy the show. They ... Read more Read less

93
Brigadoon
Midtown W
Delightful, Great acting, Great singing, Exquisite

See it if You love classic musicals

Don't see it if You want a big set

Also The show was beautiful. Singing and dancing amazing. A must see

92
During previews
The Mad Ones
Midtown E
Great acting, Great singing, Emotional, Must see, Great writing

See it if If you want to see a amazing coming of age contemporary musical

Don't see it if If you don't want to cry, but really go and just bring tissues

Also The music is so good and moving. The show beautifully tells of loss, t... Read more Read less

78
Glassheart
Soho/Tribeca
Clever, Entertaining, Funny

See it if If you want to see a new twist on beauty and the beast

Don't see it if If you want a big show and big set

Also The theatre is a small intimate space and only four actors. I found th... Read more Read less

75
During previews
Fire
Midtown W
Interesting, Entertaining

See it if If you like a historical piece about factory works and fire of 1911

Don't see it if If you want a big show or don't like actors playing multiple roles

92
The Sardi's Tour
Midtown W
Delightful, Interesting, Broadway history

See it if If you like Broadway history

Don't see it if If don't like history or tours

Also Our tour guide was so knowledgeable. It was really cool to see and the... Read more Read less

91
Entertaining, Great acting, Great singing, Epic

See it if You love big musicals

Don't see it if You don't want to cry

Also One of my favorite musicals and the rival did not disappoint. The way ... Read more Read less

76
Entertaining, Great dancing, Great staging, Fun

See it if Like classic musical with greasy dancing

Don't see it if What something new

Also Loved all the dancing

80
During previews
Loveless Texas
East Village
Funny, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if You want a fun musical

Don't see it if If you want Shakespeare

Also The show was a fun musical with a great cast. If you are expecting Sha... Read more Read less

84
During previews
Prince of Broadway
Midtown W
Delightful, Great singing, Entertaining, Great staging

See it if You want to see a bunch of great musical numbers and learn a little about Hal Prince

Don't see it if You are looking for a story

Also Great cast, so many great musical numbers it definitely had me smiling... Read more Read less

87
During previews
Delightful, Entertaining, Great acting, Funny

See it if If you want to laugh and enjoy Shakespeare

Don't see it if If you don't want to sit in the het or wait in line for free tickets

Also A midsummer nights dream is my favorite Shakespeare and they did a gre... Read more Read less

79
Terezin
Midtown W
Great acting, Thought-provoking, Intelligent

See it if You want to see great acting. Actors all do a great job showing the horrors of concentration camps

Don't see it if If you want to see a happy like show

Also The show is not a happy fun show but worth the see. Actors all do a wo... Read more Read less

77
Delightful, Refreshing, Great acting, Entertaining

See it if An stripped down version of Anne of green gables. You enjoy a one person show and dancing

Don't see it if If you are expecting a big fully developed show

Also The show was a fun stripped down version of Anne of Green Gables. The ... Read more Read less

77
During previews
Clever, Entertaining, Relevant, Great staging, Intelligent

See it if If you are a Shakespeare fan and want to see a well acted updated version

Don't see it if If your not a Shakespeare fan or if only like classically done Shakespeare

Also The public always does a great job of updating and making Shakespeare ... Read more Read less

53
Random, Disappointing, Great staging, Edgy

See it if See for the great staging and if you like immersive random experience

Don't see it if If you want a show where everything fits I to the plot and is not random.

Also The stage and set are amazing. But even though they are cool I was sit... Read more Read less

41
Crude, Disappointing, Overrated, Slow

See it if you enjoy crude and twisted fairy tales

Don't see it if if you don't like crude adult humor

Also Went in optimistic for a fun show but was disappointed. It was slow an... Read more Read less

89
During previews
Bandstand
Midtown W
Entertaining, Great singing, Great story, Great acting, Relevant

See it if Great story with a lot of heart

Don't see it if Don't like stories dealing with coming home from war

84
Girls & Boys
West Village
Great acting, Entertaining, Thought-provoking

See it if If you are a fan of Carrie and want to see her do an amazing job and poor her heart out in this role.

Don't see it if If you don’t like one person shows, but still go because I tend to feel that way and loved it

Also What an amazing job by Carrie Milligan. She puts her heart out on the ... Read more Read less

80
Entertaining, Fun, Delightful

See it if If you are a fan of the movie

Don't see it if If you don't like the movie or want to see a show with more serious meaning

Also It is a fun show that had me laughing and smiling the whole time. If y... Read more Read less

92
Great staging, Great singing, Great acting, Beautiful costumes, Entertaining

See it if If you want to see classic theatre done beautifully

Don't see it if If you rather see a more modern musical

Also What a beautiful show. The set was amazing. The actors all did great j... Read more Read less

70
During previews
Operation Crucible
Midtown W
Great acting, Interesting, Confusing

See it if If you like world war 2 stories

Don't see it if If you want a big show

Also The acting was great. The 4 men were all really good. The story jumped... Read more Read less

86
Me and My Girl
Midtown W
Delightful, Funny, Great dancing, Great singing

See it if If you want to laugh and have a good time. You enjoy classic musical with great dance numbers

Don't see it if You don't like classic musical with lots of dancing or if you are looking for a serious show

Also I smiled and laughed the whole time. All the actors look like they wer... Read more Read less

77
Entertaining, Interesting, Great acting

See it if If you want to see an interesting show and interested in deaf culture

Don't see it if Rather see a musical or get distracted by subtitles above stage

Also Well written and interesting show. I was entertained

58
Great singing, Overrated, Weak story, Fun dancing

See it if If you are a jimmy buffet fan

Don't see it if If you are expecting a strong story

Also Overall a weak show with a few fun moments. I did find it annoying tha... Read more Read less

67
Jericho
East Village
Entertaining, Disappointing

See it if If you are a fan of carousel and wonder what it is with out the music

Don't see it if If you are wanting a different take on carousel

Also It was entertaining and mostly well acted. I was hoping for a bit more... Read more Read less

87
For a previous production
Desperate Measures
Midtown W
Delightful, Entertaining, Funny, Great acting

See it if You want to laugh

Don't see it if If you are expecting Shakespeare

Also Very entertaining and well acted. If you want to have a fun night and ... Read more Read less

93
During previews
Great acting, Great singing, Great staging, Must see, Entertaining

See it if If you want to see a beautiful show with great island feel and amazing dancing and set

Don't see it if Don't like musicals

Also From the minute I walked in and so the set and was blow away. They way... Read more Read less

71
During previews
Interesting, Different, Great singing

See it if You like Middle Eastern music and want to see something different

Don't see it if If your wanting a full story

Also This show was unlike any show I have seen. I thought the Middle Easter... Read more Read less

74
Clever, Great acting, Funny

See it if If you enjoy Shakespeare and like intimate shows

Don't see it if If you want a strong score or big sets

Also The venue and the acting was amazing. I felt was more a play with musi... Read more Read less

69
Funny, Fluff, Great singing

See it if If you want to know history of brunch drinks and like A Cappella

Don't see it if Want big show, it's 4 people in a bar

Also Overall it was fun. The a cappella was a nice surprise. It felt a bit ... Read more Read less

77
During previews
Great acting, Great staging, Intelligent, Interesting

See it if If like English family dramas

Don't see it if If you want a flashy show, this show is all about the dialogue

Also Amazing cast and interesting take on time

82
Entertaining, Great acting, Great singing

See it if if a fan of the show

Don't see it if You don't like classic musicals

Also They did a beautiful job with the revival. The cast was amazing and al... Read more Read less

91
Bright Star
Midtown W
Great singing, Great writing, Entertaining, Beautiful

See it if If you like bluegrass and a great story

Don't see it if Not a fan of bluegrass

Also This show was so beautifully done. I laughed and cried. The actors whe... Read more Read less

68
For a previous production
Entertaining, Funny, Great acting, Fluffy, Great staging

See it if If you like slapstick and over the top comedy

Don't see it if If you want a more serious show

Also I did laugh but was hoping for a bit more. I did like that before the ... Read more Read less

65
Slow, Great singing, Funny

See it if Fun at times coming of age story

Don't see it if You want a Fast pace show with great music

Also It was slow for me and wasn't what I expected. It was slow at times an... Read more Read less

68
During previews
Spoon River
Midtown W
Great singing, Quirky, Slow, Entertaining

See it if If you enjoy blue grass music and short stories put together

Don't see it if If you want a more cohesive show or don't like blue grass

Also Overall an entertaining show. I loved the blue grass. The actors where... Read more Read less

80
During previews
Napoli, Brooklyn
Midtown W
Great acting, Great staging, Great writing, Entertaining

See it if if you want to see a well acted and written family drama. Its about the 60s but themes are relevant for today. With strong female characters

Don't see it if Italian family dramas

Also Didn't know too much about the play going in and was entertained. the ... Read more Read less

91
Entertaining, Hilarious, Great singing, Great acting

See it if If you want to laugh and you love Andy Karl

Don't see it if If you hated the movie or don't want to laugh

Also What a fun great show. I was smiling and laughing the whole show. Andy... Read more Read less

81
For a previous production
Clever, Entertaining, Funny, Relevant, Hilarious

See it if You are not a fan of Trump and want to see his failings parody in song and dance with clever writing and great actors

Don't see it if Don't see if you like Donald Trump

Also Writing was funny and clever. Making fun of what Trump is doing to our... Read more Read less

90
Delightful, Funny, Great acting, Refreshing, Relevant

See it if You want a feel good show about coming together during 9/11

Don't see it if If you don't want to laugh and cry

Also Beautiful story about small town opening their hearts to those in need... Read more Read less

87
Anastasia (NYC)
Midtown W
Enchanting, Great staging, Great singing, Beautiful, Delightful

See it if You want a big beautiful show. The set is amazing and singing beautiful

Don't see it if If not a fan of big shows

Also The way they do the staging is amazing really adds magic to the show. ... Read more Read less

86
Entertaining, Great singing, Great acting, Great history, Thought-provoking

See it if If you like history and want to learn about mill strike

Don't see it if If you are not a fan for folk and blue grass music

Also This was a beautiful told history lesson on the mill stoke of the late... Read more Read less